Gino Sorcinelli

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    Editorial

    "I’m Gonna Screw the World Up" — Honoring Houston Legend DJ Screw On His 46th Birthday

    HipHopDX runs through Houston rap legend DJ Screw's accomplishments on his would-be 46th birthday.

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    Editorial

    How J Dilla Turned a '60s Folk Record Into One of ATCQ’s Best Songs

    For J Dilla's Donuts Week 2017, HipHopDX revisits Jay Dee's sampling of The Cyrkle - The Visit (She Was Here) to create ATCQ's "Get a Hold."

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    Editorial

    The Legacy Of Sean P: A Look At "Jesus Price Supastar" 10 Years Later

    HipHopDX looks back at Sean Price's "Jesus Price Supastar" 10 years after it was it released on Duck Down Records.

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    Editorial

    The “Amen Break”: The Incredibly Sad Story Of Hip Hop's Most Sampled Drum Break

    The Winstons' 1960s hit "Amen, Brother" would go on to be the most sampled song in history but the drummer Gregory “G.C.” Colemen would die broke and homeless.

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    Editorial

    More Than Ice Cube's DJ, Crazy Toones Also Excelled In Beat Mastery

    Looking back at the recently deceased production skills of the recently deceased DJ Crazy Toones, Ice Cube's DJ and W.C.'s brother.

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    Editorial

    “Millie Pulled A Pistol On Santa”: The True Story Behind Rap’s Darkest Christmas Record

    25 years ago, De La Soul released their dark Christmas classic, "Millie Pulled A Pistol on Santa," a record based on a sad true story.

    Editorial

    How Run-DMC Made The Greatest Christmas Rap Song Ever

    HipHopDX elaborates on the backstory of Run-DMC's holiday classic song, "Christmas in Hollis."

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    Editorial

    Remembering RZA & Wu-Tang Clan's Stolen Classic Album Moments

    HipHopDX revisits the two times a flood destroyed RZA's would-be classic work with Wu-Tang Clan members, Method Man, GZA, Raekwon and more.

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    News

    Tall Black Guy Discusses "Let’s Take a Trip" & Chopping Michael Jackson Samples

    HipHopDX speaks to Tall Black on his new album “Let’s Take A Trip” and the meticulous process of cutting up Michael Jackson samples.

    Interview

    David Banner On Switching Styles: “I Got Tired Of Being America’s Nigga”

    David Banner exclusively speaks to HipHopDX about his upcoming album "The God Box" and becoming an asset to corporate America.

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    Editorial

    "Mr. Scarface Is Back" Turns 25: Drugs, Madness & Violence Galore

    The 25th anniversary of Scarface's debut album, "Mr. Scarface Is Back" is revisited by HipHopDX.

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    Editorial

    Philly's Gospel: Celebrating The Roots' "Illadelph Halflife" 20 Years Later

    HipHopDX celebrates the 20-year anniversary of The Roots' lyrical magnum opus, Illadelph Halflife.

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    Editorial

    “Summoned By Aliens”: How Beastie Boys, Pete Rock, Q-Tip & Others Changed Rap Music With The Pause-Tape

    The history of the pause-tape is broken down through the works of DJ Premier, Beastie Boys, Q-Tip and many more.

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